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Oct 14, 2014, 10:00 ET

To tackle the skills gap, focus on young people

OTTAWA, Oct. 14, 2014 /CNW/ - In a report published today, the Canadian Chamber of Commerce argues that closing the skills gap cannot be done...

Aug 05, 2014, 15:55 ET

Final text brings CETA closer to fruition

OTTAWA, Aug. 5, 2014 /CNW/ - The Canadian Chamber of Commerce welcomes news that Canada and the European Union have now completed the final text...

Jun 18, 2014, 09:00 ET

Canada can be a reliable and secure energy partner for Europe

OTTAWA, June 18, 2014 /CNW/ - Recent developments in Ukraine and Russia have forced the European Union (EU) to look at diversifying its external...

Feb 11, 2014, 16:10 ET

Budget initiatives on infrastructure, skills and remote communities will boost Canada's competitiveness

OTTAWA, Feb. 11, 2014 /CNW/ - Today's budget presents the continuity of a plan for economic growth that builds on Canada's economic and fiscal...

Feb 06, 2014, 10:20 ET

Canadian Chamber Unveils Top 10 Barriers to Competitiveness for 2014

OTTAWA, Feb. 6, 2014 /CNW/ - Today, the Canadian Chamber of Commerce unveiled its Top 10 Barriers to Competitiveness for 2014. The Canadian...

Dec 18, 2013, 10:00 ET

The success of Canadian business depends on modern and efficient infrastructure

OTTAWA, Dec. 18, 2013 /CNW/ - One of the most critical challenges facing Canada is invisible.  It's the steady deterioration of the public...

Dec 17, 2013, 09:00 ET

Investing in Aboriginal peoples and communities can pay big dividends for Canadian business

OTTAWA, Dec. 17, 2013 /CNW/ - In a report issued today the Canadian Chamber of Commerce sheds light on a number of very successful initiatives...

Dec 12, 2013, 10:00 ET

2014 Economic Outlook: Business leaders continue in wait-and-see mode

OTTAWA, Dec. 12, 2013 /CNW/ - In its 2014-2015 Economic Outlook, the Canadian Chamber of Commerce observes that although Canada continues to...

Dec 05, 2013, 12:21 ET

Business calls on provinces to extend to each other the same benefits provided to trading partners: Why are we more open with our trading partners than amongst ourselves?

OTTAWA, Dec. 5, 2013 /CNW/ - In advance of the annual meeting of the Committee on Internal Trade (CIT), a group of seven Canadian businesses and...

Oct 01, 2013, 10:00 ET

Richard Payette elected Chair of the Board of the Canadian Chamber of Commerce

KELOWNA, BC, Oct. 1, 2013 /CNW/ - Richard Payette, National Firm Development Partner, BDO Canada LLP, Montreal, Quebec, was elected volunteer...

Sep 17, 2013, 10:00 ET

What $50 million a day means to Canada

OTTAWA, Sept. 17, 2013 /CNW/ - Canada is failing to access world markets for its energy products. In a report released today, the Canadian...

Jul 10, 2013, 10:24 ET

Trans-Pacific Partnership: A unique opportunity to build on the world's strongest trade partnership

OTTAWA, July 10, 2013 /CNW/ - As Canada, the United States and 10 other countries near the conclusion of negotiations for the Trans-Pacific...

Apr 23, 2013, 13:16 ET

Media Advisory - 2013 Canada-Japan Trade Symposium

OTTAWA, April 23, 2013 /CNW/ - The Canadian Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with the Canadian Chamber of Commerce In Japan and Keidanren, is...

Apr 10, 2013, 10:00 ET

Syncrude President and CEO to chair the Canadian Chamber's new Human Resources Policy Committee

OTTAWA, April 10, 2013 /CNW/ - Perrin Beatty, President and CEO of the Canadian Chamber of Commerce, is pleased to announce that Scott Sullivan,...

Mar 21, 2013, 17:16 ET

Ottawa moves to confront skills challenge

OTTAWA, March 21, 2013 /CNW/ - The measures announced in today's budget are a significant step forward in the federal government's attack on...

Feb 20, 2013, 10:00 ET

Canadian Chamber offers roadmap to close small business skills gap

OTTAWA, Feb. 20, 2013 /CNW/ - Today, as part of its ongoing skills initiative, the Canadian Chamber of Commerce unveiled the findings of its...

Feb 12, 2013, 11:00 ET

Canadian Chamber Unveils Top 10 Barriers to Competitiveness for 2013

OTTAWA, Feb. 12, 2013 /CNW/ - Today, the Canadian Chamber of Commerce unveiled its Top 10 Barriers to Competitiveness for 2013. The Canadian...

Jan 30, 2013, 09:30 ET

Not set in stone: The fight to preserve our competitive edge in mining

TORONTO, Jan. 30, 2013 /CNW/ - While Canada has successfully transformed its resource advantage in metals and minerals into a competitive edge...

Dec 11, 2012, 10:00 ET

We are selling our territories- and Canada -short: A business case for developing the economic potential of Canada's territories

OTTAWA, Dec. 11, 2012 /CNW/ - In a report issued today, Developing the economic potential of Canada's territories, the Canadian Chamber of Commerce...

Nov 29, 2012, 14:33 ET

The Canadian Chamber of Commerce to represent Canada at B20

OTTAWA, Nov. 29, 2012 /CNW/ - The largest national business organizations from the G20 countries recently launched the B20 Coalition in order to...